UnivSource.com - Your Most Comprehensive Source for Information on Universities
Google
  Web UnivSource.com

You're Here : UnivSource Home > Vocabulary Builder (Beta Version)


The current version of the vocabulary builder covers over 2720 words & is useful for students preparing for academic English examinations such as SAT, GRE, GMAT, etc. Now you can also listen to the pronunciation of words. - Refer a Friend.


SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend

reminiscence (noun) a spoken or written description of the events of the past; the act of remembering the past events/recollection.

Your reminiscence is your description of the past events or experiences of your life. A person's reminiscence of his profession is the person's description of the past events of their life. Gandhi's reminiscences of the bar are the story of his experiences as a lawyer and other activities of the past. Reminiscence is also the act of remembering the past events.

  • His reminiscences of his tour of the world were quite interesting. He remembered quite accurately the incidents of his tour and was able to tell others of them interestingly.
  • The old man's reminiscence as a journalist included his being kidnapped by terrorists who had mistaken him for a CIA agent. He clearly remembered the anxious days during which he was their captive.
Useful Links
Download Our iPhone App
Download Our Android App
Earn Your Degree Online
Earn Your Art & Design Degree Online
Earn Your Business Degree Online
Earn Your Culinary Degree Online
Earn Your Education Degree Online
Earn Your Health Care Degree Online
Earn Your Law & Justice Degree Online
Earn Your Psychology Degree Online
Earn Your Technicians Degree Online
Earn Your Technology Degree Online
US Universities by Name
US Universities by Program
US Universities by State
Canadian Universities by Name
Canadian Universities by Region
Feedback

Last Modified : 11-May 2009
Best viewed with 1024 x 768 resolution & Microsoft Internet Explorer